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Q&A: How Communication senior Cassie Bowers dressed the cast of ‘Titanic’

Rachel Davison and Peter Kotecki

January 22, 2015

The Daily sat down with the costume designer for The Dolphin Show, Communication senior Cassie Bowers, to talk about her work to dress the cast of "Titanic" on stage, despite the challenges. On the number of costumes to work on: “I would say even for Dolphin this is a particularly large show in th...

Bienen alumna wraps up season at Metropolitan Opera

Bienen alumna wraps up season at Metropolitan Opera

Jacquelyn Guillen, Reporter

January 22, 2015

When Amanda Majeski (Bienen '06) first came to Northwestern, she thought she might pursue a career in music education. Flash forward to this past December, and Majeski has wrapped up a performance run at the Metropolitan Opera. Majeski graduated from the Henry and Leigh Bienen School of Music with...

Social change takes center stage at Northwestern School of Law

Social change takes center stage at Northwestern School of Law

Amanda Svachula, Reporter

January 22, 2015

Northwestern’s Law School used the power of theater as a catalyst for social change Wednesday night by presenting a free performance of "Crime Scene Chicago 2015: Let Hope Rise." Featured as a part of D.R.E.A.M. Week, a set of events to recognize the efforts and achievements of Martin Luther King,...

Northwestern art history students curate Block Museum exhibit

Northwestern art history students curate Block Museum exhibit

Allyson Chiu, Reporter

January 22, 2015

The Block Museum of Art held an event Wednesday evening organized around a student-curated exhibit of works by French artist Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. The exhibit is titled “Toulouse-Lautrec Prints: Art at the Edges of Modernity” and includes 18 pieces ranging from posters to theater programs. The...

Free coffee, donuts attract crowds to Chicago-area shops

Madeline Burg, Reporter

January 22, 2015

Doughnuts are trendy, and doughnuts are delicious and — for one week — doughnuts are free. From Jan. 19-26 you can drop by any of Glazed & Infused’s five Chicago-area locations for free coffee and doughnut holes as part of a store promotion. The doughnut shop, established in 2012, has...